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Victoria G. T. bassetti

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Not a Fifth-Grade Civics Class

R EMEMBER IN FIFTH GRADE how you were taught to respect and revere the president, the Congress and the Supreme

Whither Goodwill?

I N THE SPRING of 1984, when the Faculty was considering revisions to its sexual harassment procedures, numerous students concerned

Stirling's Sackler: Worth Weight in Gold?

When Harvard began its search for a design for the Fogg Art Museum extension, it began the quest acutely conscious

Making a Statement With Brick, Mortar

The Arthur M. Sackler Museum continues Harvard's grand tradition of finding grand architects to build notable buildings. Designed by award-winning

General Education: A Relic From the Past

When the Class of 1985 graduated, Harvard bid an official, though silent, adieu to the age-old General Education requirement. Few

Useless Aloofness

Continued from yesterday's Crimson H ARVARD'S IVY, Derek Bok's protestations notwithstanding, is not a form of insulation from the outside

Painted Into a Corner

P RESIDENT Derek C. Bok has painted himself a Jackson Pollack, and a bad one at that. With dribblings of

A Searching Rebel

"G ENERALLY THERAPISTS are well adjusted to the society in which they live. I don't think that's a good thing,"

MCZ Treasures

W hen the Museum of Comparative Zoology opened more than 100 years ago with a small specimen collection kept in

Free Time
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In Search of Lost Time

Photo Man
Ivy League

Beyond The Silver Screen

Larry, In His Element
Scrutiny

Professor Summers

Data Sculpture
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Painting by the Numbers: Data Visualization